123w ago - Sony Associate Product Marketing Manager Richard Ho has posted up a video today of the PlayStation Move Sharp Shooter featuring Killzone 3 and SOCOM 4 for the PS3 entertainment system.
To quote: My name is Richard Ho and I'm part of the SCEA marketing team that has brought you familiar peripherals such as the DUALSHOCK 3, Bluetooth Headset and Surround Sound System.
Back in December we showed you the new PlayStation Move sharp shooter and its compatibility with Killzone 3.
Today, we took some time to walk you through the sharp shooter's anatomy and show you how it works in action with two of our most anticipated games - Killzone 3 and SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs.
The PlayStation Move sharp shooter's authentic design allows you to literally take aim and move into the firefight with the most intuitive and immersive control experience for shooter games. For those of you FPS fans on the fence about the sharp shooter, here are a few things to consider:
Developers for Killzone 3 and SOCOM 4 have created their games with the sharp shooter in mind. There are customization screens available to adjust the sharp shooter settings which will allow for a perfect gaming experience.
123w ago - Sony Online Entertainment Senior Producer Austin Wes Yanagi has shared a DC Universe Online PS3 video today spotlighting Blur's new fractured future.
To quote: "Fractured Future" the latest Blur-produced cinematic from DC Universe Online reveals another glimpse into the future as we see how Lex Luthor stole the exobytes from Brainiac, giving humanity the ability to evolve into super-powered heroes and villains!
But what evil plot is Lex Luthor hatching with his evil twin from the past? Will Batman and the evolving new heroes be able to stop him? What does the future hold for DC Universe Online? Log in and play...the next legend is you!
123w ago - PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen is here with this weeks US PSN updates today, as follows:
Here is the weekly PlayStation Store update:
Killzone 3 Single Player Demo (Free and exclusive to PlayStation Plus subscribers)
Stacking (Free to PlayStation Plus subscribers, regular price $14.99)
Killzone 3 Single Player 3D Demo (Free and exclusive to PlayStation Plus subscribers)
Featured Qore Episode
Qore February Episode 33 (Free to PlayStation Plus subscribers, regular price $2.99)
Pocket Fighter - Sprite Avatars (x6) (Free to PlayStation Plus subscribers, regular price $0.49 each)
Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo - Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)
DC Universe Online 3 Month Subscription - Sale (PS3) (now $29.99, original price $41.99) **Subscriptions available only to purchasers of the game
Ultimate Board Game Collection - Price Change (PSP) (now $7.99, original price $9.99)
Blimp: The Flying Adventures - minis - Price Change (PS3/PSP) (now $1.99, original price $4.99)
Flying Hamster - minis - Price Change (PS3/PSP) (now...
123w ago - Korean company LG wants Sony's PlayStation 3 and Bravia televisions banned in the US for what it claims are patent infringements relating to Blu-ray playback.
To quote from EuroGamer: "The Foss Patents blog contacted Eurogamer to reveal documents filed with the US International Trade Commission in Washington relating to the complaint. mThe ITC has the power to block imports of products that violate US patents.
LG claims Sony is infringing four of its patents in a complaint that broadly relates to "certain electronic devices having a Blu-Ray Disc player and components thereof", but the PlayStation 3 (Model No. CECH-2501A) is the only Sony product to be specifically named in the main document of the complaint.
A Bloomberg reports suggests LG's claims are revenge for cases brought against it by Sony in December. Sony claims the Seoul-based company is infringing seven of its patents relating to LG phones. Sony has also filed a civil lawsuit against LG Blu-ray players.
123w ago - Right now we have so many PS3 Backup Managers out there for the PlayStation 3 console, and most of them are skinable.
In addition to the great PS3 OBM Themes here on PS3 News, I would like to share one of the greatest Theme sites out there.
I am talking about PS3.Spiffy360.com which may some of you know cause of the Wii and XBox 360 Theme sites.
So we have 3 Theme repositories there which are updated nearly every day. Right now the focus is on the PS3 site for sure, and we looking for some more talented skinners out there taking part in our great Theme site.
And to complete this, here are the last winners of our internal Theme Competition (Jsjar, Opium2K, condorstike- already here).